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Gravitas begins takeout, delivery service in D.C.

New menus inspired by restaurant’s employees

Gravitas began offering takeout and delivery. The menu comprises dishes prepared by the staff, representing their families and cultures. These hearty dishes are part of a just-released delivery and pick-up menu. The staff will also be sharing stories of their new dishes over the next few weeks.

Gravitas takeout, delivery menu

Here’s the list of new dishes inspired by the Gravitas team:

Starters

  • Bread Board, $10 – cornbread, parker house rolls, focaccia with whipped butter
  • Italian Ribollita Soup, $10 – Italian Sweet Sausage, Kale, White Beans, Parmesan
  • Mexcian Posole by Gustavo Torres, Line Cook, $10 – Hominy braised pork shoulder , shredded cabbage, avocado
  • Classic Pupusas by the Vasquez Family (line cooks), $12 – Black Beans, cheese, cabbage slaw, salsa
  • Mixed Green Salad, $14, Shaved radish and carrots, olive oil croutons, goat cheese, dried cherries, champagne vinaigrette

Entrees

  • Spaghetti and Meatballs, $26 – Marinara, parmesan
  • Braised Chicken and Cheese Enchiladas by Bryant Herren, sous chef, $21 -Salsa rojo, black beans, rice
  • Roasted Lamb Shoulder by Christos Harbilas (line cook), $34 – Tzatziki, roasted carrots, toasted barley
  • Spring Campanelle Pasta, $24 – Pancetta, English peas, fennel, baby carrots, white wine cream
  • Half Roasted Chicken by James Collura (sous chef), $24 – Mashed potatoes, braised greens, chicken jus
  • Roasted Wagyu Flat Iron Steak, $40 – Mashed potatoes, grilled asparagus, red wine sauce
  • Grilled Salmon, $30 – Roasted beet and citrus salad, shaved fennel, mashed chickpeas

Sides, $8

  • Mashed Potatoes
  • Braised Greens
  • Sauteed Chinese Spinach and Kailan
  • Grilled Asparagus
  • Roasted Carrots

Sweets

  • Dark Chocolate Cake by Andrea Gadsen (pastry chef), $12 – Chocolate buttercream, crème Anglaise
  • Frozen, ready-to-bake cookie dough, $12 – chocolate chip, oatmeal raisin, white chocolate
  • Ice cream pints, $10

Wines to go

Here’s a list of wines shared by the restaurant. Gravitas has additional wines available. Customers can contact the restaurant and ask for the Sommelier.

Sparkling

  • Prosecco- De Faveri, Brut, Traviso, Italy, NV 30
  • Champagne- Gosset, Brut Reserve, Champagne, France, NV 8

White wine

  • Vermentino-Surrau, ‘Sciala’, Sardegna, Italy, 2016 55
  • Sauvignon Blanc-The Vineyards At Dodon, Davidsonville, Maryland, 2018 45
  • Riesling-Peter Lauer, ‘Barrel X’, Mosel, Germany, 2018
  • Chardonnay-JN Gagnard, ‘Sous Eguisons’, Burgundy, France, 2012 75

Red wine

  • Pinot Noir-Stephen Goff, Willamette Valley, Oregon, 2014 65
  • Red Blend-Neyers, ‘Sage Canyon’, California, 2018 50
  • Tempranillo-Vina Otano, Rioja, Spain, 2012 70
  • Cabernet Blend-Rollan de By, Bordeaux, France, 2011 8

Gravitas delivery is available all seven days from 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. Call the restaurant at 202-763-7942.

Photo credit: Gravitas

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